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Impact of telemedicine adoption on accessibility and time to treatment in patients with...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8503709
BMC Cancer; Nimgaonkar V, Aggarwal C et. al.

Oct 13th, 2021 - To ensure safe delivery of oncologic care during the COVID-19 pandemic, telemedicine has been rapidly adopted. However, little data exist on the impact of telemedicine on quality and accessibility of oncologic care. This study assessed whether conducting an office visit for thoracic oncology patients via telemedicine affected time to treatment initiation and accessibility. This was a retrospect...

Correlation analysis of Ki67 and CK7 expression with clinical characteristics and progn...
https://doi.org/10.21037/apm-21-1974
Annals of Palliative Medicine; Wu Y, Lv M et. al.

Oct 12th, 2021 - The purpose of this study is to investigate the correlation between cytokeratin 7 (CK7) and marker of proliferation Ki67 protein expression and clinical characteristics and prognosis of patients with cervical adenocarcinoma after surgery. A total of 126 patients with cervical adenocarcinoma treated by surgery in our hospital from June 2011 to September 2015 were enrolled in this study. Immunohi...

An assessment of morphological and pathological changes in paravertebral muscle degener...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8499494
BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders; Zhu DC, Lin JH et. al.

Oct 10th, 2021 - The high signal of paravertebral muscle (PVM) on T2-weighted image (T2WI) is usually considered to be fatty degeneration. However, it is difficult to distinguish inflammatory edema from fatty degeneration on T2WI. The purpose of this study was to identify different types of PVM high signal in patients with low back pain (LBP) through magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and histology. Seventy patie...

Cesarean scar pregnancy treatment: a case series.
https://doi.org/10.1186/s13256-021-03081-0 10.1093/humupd/dmh042 10.1097/MD.0000000000012343 10.1186/s12884-017-1633-9 10.1016/j.ajog.2014.04.024 10.1016/j.jmig.2017.02.020 10.1186/s12884-020-03237-8 10.1016/j.rbmo.2019.05.015 10.3109/01443615.2014.954101 10.1016/j.ajog.2004.12.061 10.1016/j.fertnstert.2006.10.007 10.1016/j.ajog.2012.04.018 10.1016/j.jmig.2014.03.024
Journal of Medical Case Reports; Heidar Z, Zadeh Modarres S et. al.

Oct 10th, 2021 - Cesarean scar pregnancy is a complicated and potentially life-threatening type of ectopic pregnancy. This study reports two women with cesarean scar pregnancy who were successfully treated with systemic methotrexate administration, and two other women who needed local re-administration of methotrexate after systemic injection. Four Iranian pregnant women aged 29-34 years who were between 5  to ...

Rectal mixed adenoneuroendocrine carcinoma: Case report.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8500653
Medicine Silva DJ, Dos Santos J et. al.

Oct 9th, 2021 - Colorectal mixed neuroendocrine-nonneuroendocrine neoplasms constitute a rare group of gastrointestinal tumors composed by both neuroendocrine and nonneuroendocrine components. Nondiagnostic macroscopic features, specific histological features, and poor awareness of the disease are responsible for the underestimated incidence and conflicting data available. Due to lack of randomized clinical tr...

Staging of human papilloma virus related cancers of the oropharynx.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8514047
Journal of Surgical Oncology; Valero C, Shah JP

Oct 9th, 2021 - For the past two decades an increasing number of oropharyngeal cancers have been found to be associated with the human papilloma virus (HPV). These tumors are a biologically distinct entity with better prognosis and excellent response to therapy. Therefore, a separate staging system has been introduced for HPV-related oropharyngeal tumors in the latest edition of the American Joint Committee on...

Total lesion glycolysis as a predictor of clinical T3-4a laryngeal cancer with laryngec...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8500594
Medicine Suzuki H, Tamaki T et. al.

Oct 9th, 2021 - The purpose of the present study is to investigate whether the 18F-fluorodeoxyglucose (18F-FDG) uptake parameter is related to survival outcomes for patients with clinical T3-T4a laryngeal cancer with various definitive treatments including total laryngectomy (TL). Parameters of 18F-FDG uptake in the primary tumors of 46 cases which were assessed by positron emission tomography with computed to...

Better discrimination of the concomitant peri-ankle fractures in the spiral tibial shaf...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8500656
Medicine Suzuki T, Kurozumi T et. al.

Oct 9th, 2021 - The objective of this study was to examine the morphologic features of spiral tibial shaft as well as concomitant fibular and peri-ankle fractures on multidetector high-resolution CT and to speculate about the mechanisms underlying these combined fractures.This is a retrospective cohort study. A total of 197 tibial shaft fractures underwent multidetector high-resolution CT before intramedullary...

Metachronous small bowel adenocarcinoma after rectal adenocarcinoma: A case report.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8500579
Medicine Zhen Y, Li J et. al.

Oct 9th, 2021 - Small bowel adenocarcinoma (SBA), an uncommon gastrointestinal malignant tumor, is difficult to diagnose at an early stage because of its non-specific disease presentation. Metachronous SBA is a special type of SBA that is rarely reported. We herein report a case of metachronous primary SBA following resection of rectal adenocarcinoma. A 65-year-old man presented to our hospital after having ex...

Current considerations for radiotherapy in HPV-associated head and neck cancer.
https://doi.org/10.1002/jso.26689
Journal of Surgical Oncology; Chen L, Riaz N et. al.

Oct 8th, 2021 - Human papillomavirus (HPV)-mediated oncogenesis confers increased sensitivity to radiotherapy and HPV head and neck cancer is associated with improved patient outcomes. As such, management of HPV-related head and neck cancer requires a multidisciplinary approach that balances maximizing locoregional control with minimizing treatment-related toxicity. We highlight considerations in radiation dos...

Disease progression of 213 patients hospitalized with Covid-19 in the Czech Republic in...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8494367
PloS One; Modrák M, Bürkner PC et. al.

Oct 7th, 2021 - We collected a multi-centric retrospective dataset of patients (N = 213) who were admitted to ten hospitals in Czech Republic and tested positive for SARS-CoV-2 during the early phases of the pandemic in March-October 2020. The dataset contains baseline patient characteristics, breathing support required, pharmacological treatment received and multiple markers on daily resolution. Patients in t...

Moffitt Expert Emphasizes Need to Improve Sarcoma Diagnoses
https://www.onclive.com/view/moffitt-expert-emphasizes-need-to-improve-sarcoma-diagnoses

Oct 6th, 2021 - Pathology is the cornerstone of precision medicine, explained Marilyn M. Bui, MD, PhD, who added that, as a whole, the health care specialty needs to step it up in the diagnosis of sarcomas and the differentiation between the various histological subtypes. Pathologists are diagnostic physicians; we could be the bottleneck for the entire operation, or we could be the catalyst for the change the...

Dr. Magliocco on Pathologists in the Treatment of Melanoma
https://www.onclive.com/view/dr-magliocco-on-pathologists-in-the-treatment-of-melanoma

Oct 6th, 2021 - Anthony M. Magliocco, MD, chair of pathology, executive director of esoteric labs at Moffitt Cancer Center, discusses the role of the pathologist in the treatment of a patient with melanoma. Behind the primary practitioner, who is working with the patient directly, there is a team of experts that can help guide treatment by providing information on molecular genetics, therapy, and radiation on...

Melanoma Knowledge Starts With Dermatologists, Expert Says
https://www.onclive.com/view/melanoma-knowledge-starts-with-dermatologists-expert-says

Oct 6th, 2021 - Christopher R. Shea, MD The eighth edition of the American Joint Committee on Cancer (AJCC) Cancer Staging System is going into effect January 1, 2018, with the goal to educate clinicians on 12 new staging systems and revised staging definitions—an area likely to help physicians treating patients with melanoma. The updated AJCC edition, as well as other changes in the melanoma field, should b...

Tissue Truly Is the Issue in Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
https://www.onclive.com/view/tissue-truly-is-the-issue-in-advanced-non-small-cell-lung-cancer

Oct 6th, 2021 - Jimmy Ruiz, MD Assistant Professor of Medicine, Hematology and Oncology Assistant Director of Cancer Health Equity Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center — Comprehensive Cancer Center Non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) is no longer a single disease, but a constellation of cancer types pathologically classified by histology. Hence, a fundamental first step in diagnosis is the ret...

Dr. Wistuba on Maximizing Outcomes With Limited Tissue in Lung Cancer
https://www.onclive.com/view/dr-wistuba-on-maximizing-outcomes-with-limited-tissue-in-lung-cancer

Oct 6th, 2021 - Ignacio I. Wistuba, MD, chair, Department of Translational Molecular Pathology, Division of Pathology/Lab Medicine, Anderson Clinical Faculty Chair for Cancer Treatment and Research, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, discusses how pathologists maximize outcomes with limited tissue in patients with lung cancer. Challenges with using tissue-based diagnostic tools are related to ...

Eosinophilic Esophagitis: A Review.
https://doi.org/10.1001/jama.2021.14920
JAMA Muir A, Falk GW

Oct 6th, 2021 - Eosinophilic esophagitis (EoE) is a chronic immune-mediated inflammatory disease of the esophagus that affects an estimated 34.4/100 000 people in Europe and North America. EoE affects both children and adults, and causes dysphagia, food impaction of the esophagus, and esophageal strictures. EoE is defined by symptoms of esophageal dysfunction, such as vomiting, dysphagia, or feeding difficulti...

Modern Problems in Two Medical Specialties.
https://doi.org/10.1001/jama.2020.18158
JAMA

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Assessment of knowledge, attitude and practice toward COVID-19 and associated factors a...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8491949
PloS One; Yesse M, Muze M et. al.

Oct 6th, 2021 - COVID-19 is a pandemic respiratory disease caused by the highly contagious novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV 2). The disease is now quickly spreading around the world, resulting in ongoing coronavirus pandemic. Healthcare workers are more susceptible to COVID-19 infection than the general population due to frequent contact with infected individuals. This study was aimed to assess knowledge, attitude ...

Severe COVID-19 in inflammatory bowel disease patients in a population-based setting.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8491900
PloS One; Creemers RH, Rezazadeh Ardabili A et. al.

Oct 6th, 2021 - Data on the course of severe COVID-19 in inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) patients remains limited. We aimed to determine the incidence rate and clinical course of severe COVID-19 in the heavily affected South-Limburg region in the Netherlands. All COVID-19 patients admitted to the only two hospitals covering the whole South-Limburg region between February 27, 2020 and January 4, 2021 were incl...